• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Specializing Master has been set up to bring together expertise from two sectors of excellence in Italy: design and the production of building components. 

The Industrial Design for Architecture program from POLI.design - Milan (Italy) enables students to combine product aesthetics and functionality with production efficiency in industrial and installation terms by offering them the opportunity to acquire skills specific to Industrial Design based on Italian design/production quality and applicable to the international market, which are fundamental to dealing with the evolution of the sector. 

Course of study

The Course of study consists of up-front lessons, talks by experts from the various professional sectors, design studio in team or individual work, guided visits to partner companies and participation in events and fairs proper to the sector. 

The program will end with a final design studio and an internship in a design or Architecture practice or company of the building sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Design and Architecture
  • Aesthetics, Semiotics for Design
  • Design and the Contemporaneity
  • Design and Innovation
  • Design Strategy
  • Materials Technology
  • Manufacturing Processes for Design for Architecture
  • Technology of the built environment
10 partial exemptions of 500 euro each

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Target students 
  • The ID4A Specializing Master is intended for graduates in Industrial Design, Engineering and Architecture who wish to extend their education and gain skills in a specialized project area.
Admission requirements 
  • The Specializing Master is reserved for candidates with a University Diploma or a University Degree (old Italian system degree), or a Bachelor or Master of Science (new Italian system degree) in polytechnic disciplines. As for candidates who graduated abroad, equivalent study titles in the respective educational institutions will be considered.
  • A good level of English is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11496 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11496 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
+ 500 euro Politecnico di Milano registration fee

Living costs for Milano

  • 850 - 1450 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Establishment of 10  partial exemptions for the 1st level university Specializing Master in "Industrial Design for Architecture".

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